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forthwith

adverb

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The first known use of forthwith was in the 14th century

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“Forthwith.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/forthwith. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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